The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Koran:|
and we are still devoted to them.' He said, 'Can they hear you when ye
call, or profit you, or harm?'
They said, 'No; but we found our, fathers doing thus.' He said,
'Have ye considered what ye have been serving, ye and your fathers
before you? Verily, they are foes to me, save only the Lord of the
worlds, who created me and guides me, and who gives me food and drink.
And when I am sick He heals me; He who will kill me, and then bring me
to life; and who I hope will forgive me my sins on the day of
judgment! Lord, grant me judgment, and let me reach the righteous; and
give me a tongue of good report amongst posterity; and make me of
the heirs of the paradise of pleasure; and pardon my father, verily,